Weekly Geekery


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Assange on Orwell and, of course, the Internet.

The seven wonders of the modern technological age.

Why the Internet is a portal to our own darkness.

Working for academia v. working for the Internet.

The freedom of the Internet is becoming less free.

Lyz's writing has been published in the New York Times Motherlode, Jezebel, Aeon, Pacific Standard, and others. Her book on midwestern churches is forthcoming from Indiana University Press. She has her MFA from Lesley and skulks about on Twitter @lyzl. Lyz is a member of The Rumpus Advisory Board and a full-time staff writer for the Columbia Journalism Review. More from this author →